Reconstructive & Plastic Surgery Blog

The Benefits of a Limited-Incision Facelift

Published on December 23, 2016

A limited-incision facelift, also sometimes called a weekend lift or a mini-lift, is a popular variation of a traditional facelift. As the name suggests, it’s a less-invasive version of the facelift and offers versatility and beautiful results. The limited-incision facelift

The Importance of Shape AND Size in Buttock Augmentation

Published on December 19, 2016

Buttock augmentation, also called Brazilian butt lift, is when fat is removed from one place on the body by liposuction and transferred to the buttock.  This operation demands more than just making the buttock larger…it must also be shapely. The

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Rejuvenating the Labia with Labiaplasty

Published on November 30, 2016

The labia are four externally visible folds of the vulva. The labia majora, or outer labia, are closer to the thigh, and the labia minora, or inner labia, are the inner folds at the opening of the vagina. The labia,

Your Brachioplasty Surgery

Published on November 18, 2016

Brachioplasty, otherwise known as arm lift surgery, is common among people who have sagging skin in the upper-arm region. Typically, skin droops as a result of massive weight loss, aging, or genetic factors. The excess fat in this area can

Benefits of a Radiesse Treatment

Published on September 23, 2016

If you are looking for a procedure that gets rid of those wrinkles, folds, facial lines, and other signs of aging, you should consider a Radiesse procedure. This treatment is well-known for its long-lasting effects and results that are truly

The Vertical Mastopexy Technique

Published on August 11, 2016

A vertical mastopexy is a technique used for women who want their breasts to droop less and be perkier. The results are long lasting. There are many types of mastopexy; in this blog, we will discuss the vertical mastopexy technique.

The Traditional Forehead Lift Technique

Published on July 26, 2016

The forehead lift procedure, also known as the brow lift, helps tighten and lift sagging eyebrows and reduce the wrinkles in the forehead. The resulting effect of this procedure is a youthful-looking forehead and more natural and relaxed eyebrows. Many

Fillers…what you don’t ask can hurt you

Published on April 1, 2015

For best results…ask questions first The use of facial fillers is rising in popularity. In 2012, hyaluronic acid placed second in the top 5 minimally invasive procedures, trailing only Botox. Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse and other fillers are sought after by

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How “Smart” is your lipo?

Published on March 15, 2015

Liposuction is one of the most common, as well one of the most commonly misunderstood cosmetic procedures performed by plastic surgeons. Liposuction, or suction assisted lipectomy (SAL) as it is also known, allows a surgeon to contour a patient’s shape

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To fill or not to fill…?

Published on March 1, 2015

Cosmetic surgery should not be "a shot in the dark" Recent news of the medical woes of a number of cosmetic surgery patients has cast a spotlight on the increasingly popular use of fillers for cosmetic augmentation. While the use

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